The British label is known for its unique combination of cutting edge craftsmanship, lyrical romanticism, controversial designs & appalling. The brand has a diffusion line by the name of McQ Alexander McQueen, which manufactures men and women ready-to-wear and accessories at relatively lower prices. The pieces are distinguished and designs speak for the label.
The creative high brow was born in the East End and his life story stands perfectly with the title from ‘Rags to Riches’. Being the son of a taxi driver, Alexander McQueen was the ideal bad boy made good. He was smart and muscular; he had endured over ten years as the only designer and being brought into the Gucci Group stable, which procured a 51 per cent stake in his company 2002. He was also rewarded as the most sought after ‘Designer of the Year’ Award at the British Fashion Awards four times.
Clothing: The designer’s apparels are awe-inspiring and reflect his pursuit of Romantic Gothicism to the bone-lined cavern entertaining his Romantic Primitivism, on to the tartan, rich velvet-textured feathers, and decorated chiffons of his Romantic Nationalism – can be experienced in a series of rooms in Victoria & Albert Museum, London!
Highlights: Metal embellishments, jewelry, multiple zip trim, heavy bracelets in different geometrical forms. Triple layer box pleats, sun-ray pleats, clustering, perforation and feather embellishments are the key details of the collection.
Handbags/Clutches: Alexander McQueen clutches collection includes the unparalleled knuckle boxes, skull topped with jewelry accents, precious stones and leather detailing. These legendary clutches are classic pieces, timeless and elegantly beautiful- forever in style!
Footwear: The shoes collection under this label embodies the most innovative yet quirky designs, celebrities dare to wear. The savage collection includes the Armadillo boots that Lady Gaga wore and created headlines.
Accessories: The accessories collection by the designer includes skull accented necklaces, color block belts, printed stoles, multi cuff bracelets, accented rings & much more to be explored.